Excel cannot complete task with available sources

The user gets this error after the error that says she cannot open this because another user has it locked, yet when she says ok the file opens, then when she tries to copy and paste a row or any part, she gets the second error saying Excel cannot complete the task with available sources? This is windows 7 and office 2010.
Dennis MillerAsked:
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Dennis MillerAuthor Commented:
She has 12 gigs of ram, so the memory is fine I would think?
byundtMechanical EngineerCommented:
There is a known issue with the Preview pane in Windows 7 causing the "cannot complete task with the available resources" error message. Closing the Preview pane is the recommended workaround. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2526883

There was an extensive discussion of the problem (113 posts) in http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2007-excel/excel-cannot-complete-the-task-with-available/d31b1822-ebde-4c9b-8d11-e54bb652847d  If you look at the selected answer in that thread, it confirms the issue with the preview pane and the "locked for editing by another user" pane.

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Dennis MillerAuthor Commented:
This pretty much answers the question. I thank you very much as this gets me from under the thumb. Now I can blame Microsoft. Thanks for the help.
Dennis MillerAuthor Commented:
This was a very good answer. It makes my day when it is Micrsoft that needs to fix it.
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